A collaboration of schools in the US and Japan will soon present a symposium titled Data Curation and Information Management in the Age of Digital Transformation.
The program highlights the partnerships between the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (Illinois) and Kyushu University (Kyushu) faculty on meeting the research and education challenges posed by the present-day information deluge. The colloquium is convened within the framework of the collaborative explorations amongst the School of Information Sciences (Illinois), the Graduate School of Integrated Frontier Science (Kyushu), the University and Grainger Engineering Libraries (Illinois), and the University Library (Kyushu).
The symposium will take place Wednesday, Dec. 8, 6:30-8:00 pm US Central Time; this corresponds to Thursday, Dec. 9, 9:00-11:30 am Japan Standard Time.
The program will consist of eight sessions co-moderated by J. Stephen Downie of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and Emi Ishita of Kyushu University.
Visit the symposium webpage for session abstracts and registration information.